Colby Covington’s supervisor and American Prime Workers head honcho Dan Lambert isn’t making any ensures.
It’s no secret that Covington is subsequent in line for a shot at Tyron Woodley’s Closing Combating Championship (UFC) welterweight title. “Chaos” gained the UFC interim welterweight title nonetheless was supposedly stripped of it when Darren Till challenged Woodley at UFC 228. “The Chosen One” ended up submitting Till throughout the second spherical. Covington’s internet web page on the official UFC web page nonetheless acknowledges him as a result of the interim title holder.
Dan Lambert Talks Attainable Time Physique For Woodley vs. Covington
Lambert not too way back acquired a chance to speak with Fightful. He revealed that whereas talks have been in place for a attainable title bout in January for UFC 233, Lambert is unsure if Woodley shall be succesful to go by then (by means of BJPenn.com):
“The timing on the September battle [at UFC 228] didn’t work for Colby trigger he had simply had some surgical procedure and it will have been a loopy fast turnaround. They’ve reached out and requested if Colby can be obtainable in January on the 26th present. However unsure if T-Wooden’s gonna be obtainable for that present. He’s nonetheless getting over some surgical procedure himself on his hand, so I’m not fairly certain on when that battle’s gonna be but when I had to guess, it will be on the January or the February present. Might trickle into March relying on T-Wooden’s hand.”
Woodley is recovering from surgical process on his hand. “The Chosen One” injured it all through the Till battle. Stick to MMA Data for the most recent updates on this future title bout.
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